GNC Mezzanine Operator in Whitestown, Indiana

Job Summary

GNC is the nation's leading retailer of vitamin and supplements. We are currently seeking a Mezzanine Operator at our

state-of-the-art distribution center in Whitestown IN.

Under the direct supervision of the Facilities Manager or Production Supervisor, this position is responsible for the daily start up/shut down of the mezzanine operations, to include monitoring product movement on the conveyor system from receiving to the shipping area.

*warehouse production, machine operator, conveyor systems

Essential Duties and Responsibilities

  • Start up and monitor conveyor system at the beginning of the shift; report any equipment issues to facility maintenance ASAP

  • Load and separate incoming waves from Receiving onto overflow conveyor system

  • Monitor movement of product on conveyor to avoid possible spills or jams.

  • Monitor conveyor belts via GUI and report any stoppages, estops, faults and/or alarms to facility maintenance ASAP

  • Clear any conveyor jams that may occur in a safe and effective manner

  • Ensure adherence to the Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs) and Good Manufacturing Practices (cGMPs) in effect assuring the quality and quantity of product produced is required

  • Communicate with Maintenance regarding any problems with machinery or conveyor system

  • At the end of the shift, preform a Post-Sort-Tour (PST) around your area and taking any product downstairs for inventory processing.

  • Complete all necessary paperwork and proper documentation

  • Maintain quality and cleanliness of work area and around machinery

  • Ensure job specific safety procedures are established and followed

  • During idle times; will be required to help other department(s)

  • Other misc tasks as assigned.

Job Specifications

  • High school diploma or GED required

  • 3-6 months experience in a warehouse or manufacturing environment.

  • Certified to operate powered equipment or the willingness / aptitude to become certified.

  • Attention to Detail — Job requires being careful about detail and thorough in completing work tasks

  • Dependability — Job requires being reliable, punctual, responsible, and dependable, and fulfilling obligations

  • Ability to read and comprehend job instructions in English.

  • Mathematical Skills - Ability to add, subtract, multiply, and divide in all units of measure, using whole numbers, common fractions, and decimals.

  • Reasoning Ability - Ability to apply commonsense understanding to carry out detailed but uninvolved written or oral instructions

  • Integrity — Job requires being honest and ethical

  • Adaptability/Flexibility — Job requires being open to change (positive or negative) and to considerable variety in the workplace

  • Cooperation — Job requires being pleasant with others on the job and displaying a good-natured, cooperative attitude

  • Self Control — Job requires maintaining composure, keeping emotions in check, controlling anger, and avoiding aggressive behavior, even in very difficult situations

  • Independence — Job requires developing one's own ways of doing things, guiding oneself with little or no supervision, and depending on oneself to get things done

  • Initiative — Job requires a willingness to take on responsibilities and challenges

  • Stress Tolerance — Job requires accepting criticism and dealing calmly and effectively with high stress situations

  • Concern for Others — Job requires being sensitive to others' needs and feelings and being understanding and helpful on the job

  • Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action / Protected Veterans / Disabled Individuals Employer